Business For SDGs Program
Become a leader in a field that will soon be common to businesses across all industries, anywhere in the world.
Business For SDGs Program is an online course providing you with a working knowledge of how to use the SDGs* as a tool to design your business strategy around and how to integrate the SDGs in your business.
Business is a vital partner in achieving the SDGs because business is the engine and the transformator in the world, driving economic growth.
Companies and communities that proactively make sustainability the core of their business strategy will be the winners of tomorrow's economy.
*SDG= Sustainable Development Goals
The course is focused on sustainability is integrated to ensure that companies can continue to operate on a planet with limited resources while providing benefits for both shareholders and society.
The purpose of the course is to ensure that the Sustainable Development Goals become a part of business strategy and that sustainability aspects are embedded in the business model. Specifically, it is also about the responsibility for overall strategies, goals, activities and follow-up being defined and distributed among different functions or business areas.
The course covers following:
- Sustainability challenges and business opportunities
- The business case and leadership for action
- Mastering the SDGs
- Integrate and Implement sustainability strategies
- Evaluation & Communication
- Collaboration and partnerships
- License & Certification
How you will learn
Who you will learn from
UN Global Goals certified companies
VATI of Sweden certify companies for integrating Sustainable Development Goals into business strategy, according to VATI of Sweden’s certification framework, SDGCertifiedBusiness TM
We believe that the Agenda 2030 is a guide to the future and represents a great business opportunity for companies. The Sustainable Development Goals are a brilliant willed direction and serves as a tool for companies to design their strategy around. Those companies that make sustainability core to their business strategy will drive innovation and create enthusiasm and loyalty from employees, customers, suppliers, communities and Investors.
However, to do the transformation, we need to put the Sustainable Development Goals in the core of the business strategy!
Therefore, we are helping you, entrepreneurs, business leaders and investors to learn about the $ 12 trillion of business opportunities that lies within the Agenda 2030 and explaining HOW to use the Sustainable Development Goals as a tool to design your strategy around and integrate the goals in your business!
We believe the future is equal. We believe in the power of daring to lead. "Dare to lead" is our motto.
Our mission is to make a difference in people and businesses and influence to make the world a better place.
We are a for-benefit company with a primary purpose to deliver social and environmental benefit. Therefore we are commiting to support 2022 Initiative Foundation!
Our value proposition
We are a for-benefit company with a primary purpose to deliver social and environmental benefit.
Best value for money
Our business model gives access to the best in class supply of innovative and sustainable products and services, to competitive rates across the entire Swedish market.
Single point of contact
We hold a diverse Network of private- and public sector and non-profit organisations – which means that we can mobilize the whole Swedish technology & financial power independently of business affiliation, to deliver to large projects.
UN & Global Goals certified suppliers
We certify all manufacturers/suppliers and professional service partners for United Nations (Projects and services) according to VATI of Sweden’s certification framework, SDGCertifiedBusiness TM.
Less Administration, Risk minimization & High Control
We counteract corruption through our transparent for-benefit business model and provide an objective, fair and price competitive selection and matching of suppliers and professional service providers which ensures high quality, transparency and fairness.
Business Ethics - our highest priority
Making the SDGs and Agenda 2030 linked to your core strategy is a choice, and a choice that have many implications. But it is a choice that is increasingly recognised as a necessary condition for the delivery of long term value, both to direct stakeholders and wider society.
It's good for business and good for the World!